H.R. 5428 (110th): Vessel Navigation and Safety Improvement Act

Introduced:

Feb 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ellen Tauscher
Representative for California's 10th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2008
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Commandant of the Coast Guard to issue regulations requiring pilots of certain vessels to carry and utilize a portable electronic device equipped for navigational purposes, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 1100 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2009

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History

Introduced
Feb 13, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
2 cosponsors (2D) (show)
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